Thomas McKean was an American lawyer and politician from New Castle, in New Castle County, Delaware and Philadelphia. During the American Revolution he was a delegate to the Continental Congress where he signed the United States Declaration of Independence and the Articles of Confederation. McKean served as a President of Congress. He was at various times a member of the Federalist and Democratic-Republican parties. McKean served as President of Delaware, Chief... Read More
|Born||March 19, 1734
New London Township, Province of Pennsylvania, British America
|Died||June 24, 1817 (aged 83)
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U.S.